History of Jabberwock:
Jabberwock was conceived in 1925 by Marian Hope Conover, a member of the Iota Chapter in Boston,Massachusetts and officially copyrighted by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. in 1947. It has become a signature fundraising event for scholarships and community programs for Delta chapters around the world.
In 1948, Miss Violet Lariez, a senior at Blake High School, was crowned as Tampa Alumnae's first Miss Jabberwock. The Tampa Alumnae Chapter is proud to continue a Delta Sigma Theta Sorority tradition of mentoring and preparing young ladies and young men for the many adventures that are sure to come their way.